<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - TV, movies, music and celebrity news]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/entertainment-news http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:08:01 -0500 Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:08:01 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Jimmy Fallon, Rashida Jones Sing Holiday Parodies ]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:25:50 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Jimmy+Fallon++Rashida+Jones+Sing+Holiday+Parodies+of+Taylor+Swift+Rihanna+Drake.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and Rashida Jones perform holiday-themed parodies of 2015's biggest songs, with cameos from Queen Latifah and Eric Nally from "Downtown.”]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Thank You Notes to Kids Table, Tofurky]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:25:11 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Thank+You+Notes+to+The+Kids+Table+Tofurky.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon pens thank you notes to cranberry sauce, second cousins and other things.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Worst Christmas Presents]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:26:22 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+The+Worst+Christmas+Presents+They+Ever+Got+Each+Other.png
“Late Night” host Seth Meyers and his family talk about the worst presents they’ve ever given each other for Christmas, including a pink cowboy hat.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Pros and Cons of Thanksgiving]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 07:14:51 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Pros+and+Cons+of+Thanksgiving.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and bad of celebrating Turkey Day with family and friends.]]>
<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:00:30 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA['Joy' to 'Star Wars': The Holiday Movie Guide]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:45:16 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/starwars56266a49255b6.jpg
For movie buffs, the final days of 2015 are packed with blockbusters ("Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "The Hateful Eight"), seasonal frights ("Krampus"), indie gems ("Youth," "45 Years"), award bait ("The...

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<![CDATA['Late Night': Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 03:49:12 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+Giving+Thanks+on+Thanksgiving.png
“Late Night” host Seth Meyers gives thanks for the people and things he holds dear.]]>
<![CDATA[Best of 2015 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:43:12 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_797372372594-parade.jpg
Millions of people attended the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade on Nov. 26, 2015, in New York City. Floats graced the skies and musical and theatrical performances entertained on street level.

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<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Gift Guide for Any Budget]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:35:56 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/gift-thumb.jpg
They say it's better to give than it is to receive. What they don't tell you is how to do all that giving when you're on a budget. Instead of wandering crowded malls and streets hoping for inspiration, we've got...
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<![CDATA[Thanksgiving 2015: Celebs Give Thanks]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 08:23:16 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_501572141294.jpg
Thanksgiving is finally here. And with it comes a turkey dinner and spending time with those we love. But it’s also a time to reflect on the things that make us thankful. From food to family to friends, here’s...

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<![CDATA['Tonight' NFL Superlatives: Bears and Packers]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:53:05 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+NFL+Superlatives+Chicago+Bears+and+Green+Bay+Packers.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon hands out superlatives to Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers NFL players.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Kid Dictionary With Nathan Lane]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 06:57:10 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Kid+Dictionary+with+Nathan+Lane.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and Nathan Lane first watch clips of kids defining words, then take turns guessing what the children were describing.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Alternative Thanksgiving Day Parade]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:13:44 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+Alternative+Thanksgiving+Day+Parade.png
"Late Night" host Seth Meyers looks at the promo of the Alternative Thanksgiving Day Parade.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Uzo Aduba on Starring in 'The Wiz!' with Mary J. Blige]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:11:27 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+Uzo+Aduba+on+Starring+in+The+Wiz+with+Mary+J+Blige.png
Uzo Aduba tells "Late Night" host Seth Meyers what it was like working with stars like Mary J. Blige in "The Wiz!"]]>
<![CDATA[Tx. Nurse Saves HGTV Star's Life]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:59:48 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/200*120/nurse+read.jpg
In 2013, Denton Regional Medical Center registered nurse Ryan Read was enjoying her day off by watching a marathon of the show Flip or Flop on HGTV. After several episodes though, she noticed a lump on...

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<![CDATA[Wu-Tang Sells Sole Copy of New Album]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:06:34 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4908639841.jpg
Wu-Tang's new album ain't nothing to...mess with. The 90's rap group sold a lone copy of its new album, "Once Upon A Time in Shaolin," for millions to an undisclosed buyer. "We hope that the impact of...
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<![CDATA[Celebrate Thanksgiving With 'The Wiz Live!' ]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:34:20 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-11-25+at+12.19.33+PM.jpg
"The Wiz Live!" is just about a week away. For Dorothy and Toto caught in the wilds of Oz, there's no place like home. And this Thanksgiving NBC (tune in for the behind-the-scenes making-of special Wednesday...

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<![CDATA[Charlie Brown's Holiday Gift]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:06:51 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_01100804746+Charlie+Brown.jpg
“The Peanuts Movie” clicks amid the 50th anniversary of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

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<![CDATA[Top Celeb Pics: Will Smith]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:32:30 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/topEnt-AP_830181963579.jpg
Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

Photo Credit: Eric Charbonneau/Invision/AP]]>
<![CDATA[Songs of the Season: 2015 Holiday Albums]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:40:22 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_91300506647+%281%29.jpg
The latest seasonal offerings from various artists including the Braxton Family, India.Arie, Kenny Rogers, Kylie Minogue, LeAnn Rimes, and even the My Little Pony gang.

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<![CDATA[Box Office Preview: 'Creed,' 'Danish Girl' and More]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:49:37 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/NC_bop1124-sm.jpg
Will the "Rocky" spin-off, "Creed," knockout the competition at the box office this weekend?]]>
<![CDATA[Adele, Fallon: 'Hello' With School Instruments]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:27:31 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Jimmy+Fallon+Adele+The+Roots+Sing+Hello.png
Adele joins “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and The Roots in the Tonight Show Music Room to perform "Hello" with classroom instruments.]]>
<![CDATA[Oliver Platt Is Bracing for His 1st Chicago Winter]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 07:59:11 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+Oliver+Platt+Is+Bracing+for+His+First+Chicago+Winter.png
Oliver Platt talks to “Late Night” host Seth Meyers about gearing up for his first winter in the Windy City of Chicago.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Ferrera's Vegas Trip With 'Superstore' Cast]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:00:15 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Late+Night+America+Ferrera%27s+Crazy+Vegas+Trip+with+the+Cast+of+Superstore.png
America Ferrera tells “Late Night” host Seth Meyers about her trip to Las Vegas with the cast of “Superstore."]]>
<![CDATA[Redmayne Talks Transgender Role in 'The Danish Girl']]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:19:21 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/DanishGirl-thumb.jpg
Academy Award-winning actor Eddie Redmayne discusses his role as Lili Elbe, the first known person to undergo gender reassignment surgery. "The Danish Girl" is in theaters Nov. 27, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Carey, Benatar Set for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 22:56:38 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/459648360.jpg
The holidays are officially here as the 89th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade returns to march down the streets of New York on Thursday, Nov. 26. Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker of "Today"...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['Creed' Adds to a 'Rocky' History]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:44:45 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/CRD-03084.jpg
After four decades and six movies, Sylvester Stallone takes a chance on a new underdog.

Photo Credit: Barry Wetcher]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Box of Lies with Adele]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:37:51 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Tonight+Show+Box+of+Lies+with+Adele.png
“Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon and Adele take turns trying to stump each other about what items are hidden inside their mystery boxes.]]>